SIG Members

The SIG is made up of a range of senior representatives from key stakeholders responsible for the delivery of tourism in Edinburgh:

  • Councillor Adam McVey, Leader, City of Edinburgh Council (Chair)
  • Councillor Cammy Day, Deputy Leader, City of Edinburgh Council
  • Andrew Kerr Chief Executive, City of Edinburgh Council
  • Paul Lawrence, Director of Place, City of Edinburgh Council
  • Gordon Dewar, Chief Executive, Edinburgh Airport
  • Liz Mcareavey, Chief Executive, Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise
  • George Lowder, Chief Executive, Transport for Edinburgh
  • Roddy Smith, Chief Executive, Essential Edinburgh
  • Derek McCrindle, Scottish Enterprise
  • Malcolm Roughead, Chief Executive, VisitScotland
  • Margaret McNeil, Destination Manager, ETAG
  • Gillian Richardson, Project Manager, ETAG
  • Donald Emslie, Chair, ETAG
  • Neil Ellis, Chair, Edinburgh Hotels Association
  • James Garden, Chair, Edinburgh World Heritage
  • Samuel Piacentini, Chair, Old Town Community Council